Philippines to move air force, navy camps for faster access to disputed South China Sea areas

  • by: JIM GOMEZ , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 28, 2013 - 4:25 AM

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines plans to relocate major air force and navy camps to a former U.S. naval base northwest of Manila to gain faster access to waters being contested by China in the South China Sea, according to the country's defense chief and a confidential government report.

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